Good Samaritan

The boat involved in a rescue near Angel Island. (CBS)

Good Samaritan Rescues 6 from Burning Yacht In San Francisco Bay Near Angel Island

A good Samaritan helped rescue at least six people from a yacht that caught on fire in San Francisco Bay Sunday afternoon, a fire official said.

03/09/2015

A group of puppies found abandoned inside a dumpster in San Rafael. (Marin Humane Society)

‘The Nifty Nine’ Puppies Rescued From A Dumpster In Marin Have All Found Homes

Nine abandoned pups who captured the hearts of thousands across the country have all found homes.

03/07/2015

Nine puppies discarded near a dumpster in San Rafael were saved by a good samaritan. (Marin Humane Society)

9 Puppies Abandoned By Dumpster In San Rafael Saved By Good Samaritan

Nine puppies were saved by a good samaritan who spotted the pups beside a dumpster in Marin County Tuesday night.

03/04/2015

Crime Scene

Man With Dog Robs San Francisco Good Samaritan Who Gave Him Money

Police were searching for a man with a dog who robbed a Good Samaritan at gunpoint moments after she offered him money.

02/06/2015

Scarves with #CamilleStrong printed to support a Dublin cancer patient. (CBS)

What Would You Do If You Found An Abandoned Package?

Two Oakland women chose to do the right thing by returning an abandoned package they found near train tracks that contained scarves made in support of a teenage cancer patient in Dublin.

12/04/2014

Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose is treating some cancer patients with something they call Hyperthermia. (CBS)

San Jose Hospital Pioneering New Treatment That Heats, Kills Cancer Cells

A new cancer-fighting strategy that kills deadly cells by raising body temperatures is heating up in the Bay Area.

11/23/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lyft Driver Jumps Into Action After Woman Attacked, Robbed By Group Of Suspects In San Francisco

A Lyft driver jumped into action after a group of suspects attempted to rob a 67-year old woman in San Francisco Wednesday.

11/06/2014

Thomas Artiaga is seen in a frame from a cellphone video carrying Robert Wells from an apartment fire in Fresno, October 18, 2014. (Beth Lederach)

Mystery Good Samaritan Comes Forward To Meet Man He Rescued From Fresno Apartment Fire

A mystery Good Samaritan who pulled an elderly man away from a Fresno apartment fire in a rescue caught on camera has emerged to meet the man he rescued.

10/21/2014

A 'Bad Samaritan' was caught on camera robbing the home of a Santa Cruz man he helped. (Source: Santa Cruz Sheriff's Office)

Caught On Camera: ‘Bad Samaritan’ Robs Drunk Santa Cruz Man’s Home With Help From Toddler

An intoxicated Santa Cruz man was given a ride home by a good Samaritan who turned out to be bad after he robbed the man’s home with the help of a toddler.

10/01/2014

Bodega Bay Satellite View

Good Samaritan Rescues 3 From Capsized Boat In Bodega Bay

A Good Samaritan helped rescue three people Sunday morning aboard a capsized recreational boat, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

08/17/2014

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